What is another word for mummy?

Pronunciation: [mˈʌmi] (IPA)

Mummy is a word that has various synonyms that can be used to refer to the same thing. It can be replaced with mommy, mother, ma, mam, or mum. These words are commonly used in informal contexts and have the same meaning as mummy. In some cultures, mummy is used to represent a preserved corpse, and in such cases, the word can be replaced with terms like embalmed body, preserved corpse, or desiccated remains. The use of synonyms for the word mummy helps to add variety and makes communication less boring.

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What are the hypernyms for Mummy?

A hypernym is a word with a broad meaning that encompasses more specific words called hyponyms.

What are the hyponyms for Mummy?

Hyponyms are more specific words categorized under a broader term, known as a hypernym.

What are the opposite words for mummy?

The word "mummy" usually refers to a preserved human or animal body, typically from ancient Egypt. However, when we consider its antonyms, we find a variety of words with different meanings. The antonyms for "mummy" include words such as "living," "alive," "animated," and "awake." These words emphasize the opposites of the preserved, ancient, and lifeless qualities associated with a mummy. Other antonyms that relate to a different connotation of "mummy" can be "father," "mother," "parent," and "caregiver." These words emphasize a different aspect of mummy, as a warm and loving figure, who takes care of their family.

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Usage examples for Mummy

The night before at 6 o'clock the mummy had been in its place.
"The Mermaid of Druid Lake and Other Stories"
Charles Weathers Bump
Where is the mummy?
"The Mermaid of Druid Lake and Other Stories"
Charles Weathers Bump
But she soon stopped, for little Helen started crying too when she saw "mummy dear" in tears.
"I Walked in Arden"
Jack Crawford

Famous quotes with Mummy

  • What must it be like for a little boy to read that daddy never loved mummy?
    Princess Diana
  • I mean, it was a mummy movie. It was a good film independent of its source. It that looks like Lawrence of Arabia on steroids in a lot of ways.
    Brendan Fraser
  • I look at being an actress as being like a mummy: You're bandaged up and preserved as soon as you start making other people money.
    Anna Friel
  • Two hundred and fifty mummies covered in gold. Something like this cannot be explained - mummy after mummy covered in shining gold.
    Zahi Hawass
  • The Egyptians had a particularly nasty way of getting rid of people they felt had no consequence. Instead of embalming them, they simply constructed a fake mummy made from old strips of linen wrapped around a dummy of mud. If, in our modern world, you feel that there are a lot of “mud mummies” around you, get rid of the mud.
    Perry Brass

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